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DROPS 93-24 by DROPS Design

DROPS Gloves in moss stitch in Karisma Superwash

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NOTE: This pattern is written in British English. All measurements in charts are in cm. For conversion from cm to inches - click here. There are different terms for crocheting in British and American English. If this pattern includes crochet, click for "crochet terms" here. For this pattern in American English, please click here.
Knitting tension: 23 sts x 32 rows on needles size 3mm in stocking stitch = 10x10cm

Bubble: knit 5 sts in same st (from front and into back of st alternately), knit 4 rows stocking st over these 5 sts, turn, pass 2nd st on right needle over 1st st, then 3rd st over 1st st, 4th st over 1st st and 5th st over 1st st = 1 st left

Rib: *knit 1, purl 1*, repeat from *-*

Moss Stitch: 1st row: knit 1, purl 1, 2nd row: purl over knit, knit over purl. Repeat these 2 rows.

Right glove: Cast on 60 sts using 3mm double pointed needles and Karisma. Knit 2 rounds moss stitch. Knit next round as follows: *knit 4 (moss), 1 bubble*, repeat from *-* until the end of round. Knit 5 (6) cm moss stitch. Now knit 2 cm rib whilst decreasing 18 (16) sts evenly on first round = 42 (44) sts and increasing 2 (4) sts evenly on last round of rib = 44 (48) sts. Knit next round as follows: 22 (24) sts moss stitch (= top of hand), 1 st stocking stitch for thumb (insert marking thread in st), 21 (22) sts moss stitch (= palm of hand). Measure piece from here from now on! When piece measures 1 cm increase for thumb on both sides of marking thread as follows: increase 1 st on every 3rd row a total of 5 (6) times = 54 (60) sts – knit increased sts in stocking stitch. After the last increase, put the 11 (13) thumb sts on thread. On next round, cast on 1 new st over these = 44 (48) sts. Continue until piece measures 10 (11) cm. Put the 22 (24) sts for top of hand on thread = thread 1, and the 22 (24) for palm of hand on another thread = thread 2.
Little finger: Take 4 (5) sts form thread 1, and 4 (5) sts from thread 2, and cast on 1 new st towards ring finger (knit this st in stocking stitch) = 9 (11) sts. Knit moss stitch until finger measures 5 (6) cm, on next round knit all sts 2 and 2 together and pull thread through remaining sts.
Put all sts from both threads back on needles and knit 3 rounds moss stitch and stocking stitch as before. Now put sts back on thread 1 and thread 2.
Ring Finger: Take 6 (6) sts from thread 1, and 6 (7) sts from thread 2, and cast on 1 new st towards middle finger and 1 towards little finger (knit these sts in stocking stitch) = 14 (15) sts. Knit moss stitch until finger measures 6 (7) cm, on next round knit all sts 2 and 2 together and pull thread through remaining sts.
Middle finger: Take 6 (7) sts from thread 1, and 6 (6) sts from thread 2, and cast on 1 new st towards index finger and 1 towards ring finger (knit these sts in stocking stitch) = 14 (15) sts. Knit moss stitch until finger measures 7 (8) cm, on next round knit all sts 2 and 2 together and pull thread through remaining sts.
Index finger: Take 6 (6) sts from thread 1, and 6 (6) sts from thread 2, and cast on 1 new st towards middle finger (knit this st in stocking stitch) = 13 (13) sts. Knit as ring finger.
Thumb: Put the 11 (13) thumb sts back on needle and cast on 3 new sts behind these = 14 (16) sts. Knit approx 5 (6) cm rib, knit all sts 2 and 2 together and cast off as on the other fingers.

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